GE Healthcare Unveils New Applications and Smart Devices Built on “Edison” – a Next Generation Intelligence Platform

  • Expanding on GE Healthcare’s 200+ Imaging applications, Edison includes new technologies to improve scan consistency, help clinicians detect and prioritize acute cases and extend the lifecycle of devices

  • Among the 100+ GE Healthcare developer services on Edison is a tool that tracks the source and usage of data in AI development, simplifying developers’ ability to create compliant algorithms

  • Edison is the most holistic and integrated digital platform in healthcare, combining globally diverse data sets from across modalities, vendors, healthcare networks and life sciences settings

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GE Healthcare today announced new applications and smart devices built on Edison – a platform that helps accelerate the development and adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology and empower providers to deliver faster, more precise care. Edison is part of GE Healthcare’s $1 billion and growing Digital portfolio and will serve as a “digital thread” for its existing AI partnerships and products. Clinical partners will use Edison to develop algorithms, and technology partners will work with GE Healthcare to bring the latest advancements in data processing to Edison applications and smart devices.

The healthcare AI market will reach $6.6 billion in 2021, and 39 percent of healthcare provider executives say that they’re investing in AI, machine learning and predictive analytics. Appreciating the technology’s potential, GE Healthcare is presenting the following Edison applications and Edison-powered devices at the 104th annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).